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went on to become a physician at mit. then became the second african american to fly in to space. in 1986, he was aboard the challenger on a space mission that ended in a sudden explosion, killing mcnair and the entire crew. "when martin luther king was killed, and john f kennedy and you ask a person where they were at that time, and they could tell you exactly what they were doing. same thing with ronald." now lake city remembers mcnair as a hometown hero who inspires this small city and its people to achieve greatness. clyde bess says he was two years ahead of ronald in school, but shared classes with him. "i met ronald in high school. and he was a sophomore and we were sitting in the same integrated trigonometry class because he had already handled all of his business with the algebra and that kind of thing." the junior high school in town is named after mcnair. and every year the school holds a science
teach kids that anything is possible if you work hard and continue to learn. "he followed his dreams. you can always follow your dreamed. don't let anyone ever tell you what you can do."> mostly cloudy with periods of showers and rain through late afternoon, highs near 50 rain chance 90% tonight, clearing skies, lows middle to upper 30s friday sunday. mostly sunny and warmer. highs lower 60s to upper 60s by sunday. lows in the lower to middle 40s chance 90% tonight, clearing skies, lows middle to upper 30s friday sunday. mostly sunny and warmer. highs lower 60s to upper 60s by sunday. lows in the lower
chance 90% tonight, clearing skies, lows middle to upper 30s friday sunday. new at 7, a fairfax man is headed to prison for a train wreck scam. today james love was sentenced to almost four years in federal prison in connection with the crash of an amtrak train into a car. in 2013 investigators say love and deon roberts deliberately parked the car at an allendale crossing, then after the train hit it they went back to the car pretending to be hurt to submit bogus claims. last summer love pleaded guiilty to charges including conspiracy to commit fraud and cause a
the richland county sheriff's office wants your help finding a man wanted for attempted murder. deputies say yakiem breeland shot someone at the circle k gas station on hardscrabble road the day after christmas. if you have any information on where breeland is, call crimestoppers at 1-888- crime-sc. the search is underway for two burglars in sumter county. yesterday two men broke into the exxon on florence highway in mayesville. deputies say after breaking open the front door, the duo took an atm machine, watches and timberland brand boots. if you recognize any of these men, call the sheriff's office or crimestoppers at 1-888- crime-sc. police in the kershaw county town of bethune are trying to find the people behind a series of break-ins. thieves have been kicking in doors at several stores and homes. and mike desumma reports a camera caught one of them in the act. surveillance video shows this masked man -- for
into this main street grocery store in bethune. thankfully it was one area business where thieves were unable to enter. the town's police department says since the beginning of january about seven homes and stores fell victims to burglars. investigators say in most cases thieves kicked their way in --- and quickly made off with any cash that they could find. owners of the bethune meat market say their store was targeted twice. their cash registers were cleaned out the night of the fourth. one week later -- sometime kicked at the markets back door repeatedly trying to get in again. "when we watched the surveillance cameras from next door...it took the guy a minute nine seconds in and out. that's with busting in the door..prying open the register...in and out...one minute nine seconds." "i mean you're talking about bethune here this is a really small place. the businesses around here we don't have the people to come in...so what little bit of money they do take means a lot to these guys up here."
video is shown wearing a white mask, hoodie and carrying a backpack. anyone with any information is inside the state house... charleston senator marlon kimpson is calling on fellow lawmakers to join in "stand up sunday" church events against gun violence. kimpson took the podium in the senate today. stand up sunday will take place this sunday in churches across the state kimpson has filed several bills to tighten up gun controls in the state after the charleston church shootings. "i'm going to be standing with those folks. because those folks are on the side of right. it's not about taking away your second amendment. there are a ton of seminal cases- i've read 'em. seminal cases that
recognize our ability constitutionally to do something about this public health crisis." state senator gerald malloy, and state representative beth bernstein have also filed legislation dealing with
inside south carolina's schooo... is it time close the doors at two rural schools in kershaw county? that's what leaders are considering. the county school board is meeting next week to discuss the future of bethune elementary and mount pisgah elementary schools. officials are considering moving students into a new building --- or into one of the existing schools after renovations. a meeting to discuss options will be held at mount pisgah elementary tuesday night at 6 pm. any plan would have to be approved by district voters. the city of west columbia is asking people living near alpine drive to boil their water before drinking it. west columbia officials are working to repair a water line break that may cause customers to lose water pressure, experience cloudy water or sediment in the water. people living in that area
should boil their water for at least one minute before using it. the army veteran who helped lead the charge against the u-s department of veterans affairs for delays in care has
kershaw county. barry coates died of cancer saturday. in 2014....he testified before congress that he had to wait a year for a colonoscopy. the procedure was reportedly delayed at several v-a facilities. he eventually got the procedure, only to learn he had terminal colon cancer. coates' story led to national controversy about lengthy waits at v-a hospitals and led to the overhaul of the department of veterans affairs. the 46-year-old husband and father was buried yesterday in bethune. several pastors in the greater columbia area have an invitation for you for this weekend. details next. plus, one midlands charity is asking you to open up your home to a fury friend. we'll tell you how. break 1
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ablaze. the statewide prayer gathering by the south carolina pastors alliance is this sunday, february 31 from 4 to 6pm. meet in shortess chapel at columbia international university which is at 7435 monticello road. call 803-600-8040 for more information. follow me for wis tv updates twitter: @dawndywistv facebook: dawndy mercer plank wis tv mostly cloudy with periods of
through late afternoon, highs near 50 rain chance 90% tonight, clearing skies, lows middle to upper 30s columbia. tim hanley is with one church ablaze. the statewide prayer gathering by the south carolina pastors alliance is this sunday, february 31 from 4 to 6pm. meet in shortess chapel at columbia international university which is at 7435 monticello road. call 803-600-8040 for more information. follow me for wis tv updates twitter: @dawndywistv ffebook: dawndy mercer plank wis tv tim hanley is with one church
the statewide prayer gathering by the south carolina pastors alliance is this sunday, february 31 from 4 to 6pm. meet in shortess chapel at columbia international university which is at 7435 monticello road. tim hanley is with one church highs near 50 rain chance 90% tonight, clearing skies, lows middle to upper 30s friday sunday.
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have received fema assistance after the october flood. however, more than 100- thousand have applied for the assistance to date. in richland county, more than 20-thousand households have applied - th hey, what are you doing? getting the coats. for a half hour? bob just got time warner cable. he's getting more. more what? more than 25,000 movies and shows on demand, most for free. look, he's dvr-ing like 6 shows at once. let's go. ah, this grass is so much greener than on our tv. why are your shoes off? because i'm on their bed.
october flood. however, more than 100- thousand have applied for the assistance to date. in richland county, more than 20-thousand households have applied - this is the most of any county in the state. almost 10-thousand households have applied in sumter county. more than 15-thousand are still going through the fema process in orangeburg, lexington and clarendon counties. the small business administration has approved more than 140 million dollars in disaster loans for businesses, homeowners and renters in south carolina. if you have any unmet needs, you should call 2- 1-1 to discuss your case with the south carolina emergency
calling all dog lovers with an open heart and an open home! paals, or palmetto animals assisted life services, is looking for weekend foster parents for future service pups. the group raises and trains dogs to provide therapy and intervention for disabled people. the number of dogs they can train depends on the number of families willing to foster puppies on weekends. "you get to see the dog, you get to see the progress. you see them at paals events, you see them at the annual fundraiser every year. so, you never really are that client down the road. if you're interested, go to the first orientation this next tuesday at the north grampian hills road facility. to become a foster "parent," you also have to fill out an application and go through a training weekend. for full details go to wistv.com and click on this story. the carolina panthers are looking forward to facing peyton manning in the
new kids on the block...versus peyton manning....the denver broncos veteran quarterback. the panthers and broncos will clash in the big game..februrary 7th in santa clara, california. the cats were on
the practice field today....listening to hip-hop music...dancing...cam newton showing off his moves. i wonder what peyton likes to listen to during warmups? manning will be playing in his fourth super bowl....he has one ring. a lot of fans will be pulling for peyton to win a second championship. this could be peyton's last game....he's battled injuries most of this season. the panthers expect to get a
performance from manning when they meet in california. "he's still peyton, he's still up there, he still has all the hand signals, he's code all the code words, he's adjusting everything, he's getting everybody lines up and he's still peyton i don't care what anyone says he has all his gestures and movements and it is fun to watch." panthers all-pro linebacker thomas davis isn't worried about his broken arm affecting his tackling ability in the super bowl. the 11-year veteran had surgery monday to have a plate inserted into his right forearm. he injured it on sunday in the nfc championship game. davis says "if he had concerns about hitting somebody or getting hit, he wouldn't even take the field." he plans to wear a smaller brace than first expected - one similar to what ex- panthers wide receiver steve smith has worn in the past. it will not be as bulky as patriots tight end rob gronkowski's brace. davis says he has full use of his right hand and the brace "won't be as big of a challenge as an offensive
i think even bigger than me having this opportunity. i want to go out there and play for my teammates. i know i can help this team. that's what it's all about for me. it's never been one of those situations where i looked at it selfishly like this is a great opportunity for me. i want to go out and compete and play with my teammates. one final check of the forecast mostly cloudy with periods of showers and rain through late afternoon, highs near 50 rain chance 90% tonight, clearing skies, lows middle to upper 30s friday sunday. mostly sunny and warmer. highs lower 60s to upper 60s by sunday. lows in the lower to middle 40s that's all for tonight's 7